pass away

pass away  {v.}
1. Пролетать незаметно; проходить; заканчиваться.
We had so much fun that the weekend passed away before we realized it.
Forty years had passed away since they had met.
2. Прекращать существование; заканчиваться; исчезать; пропадать.
When automobiles became popular, the use of the horse and buggy passed away.
3. Скончаться; умирать.
He passed away at eighty.
Син.: PASS ON (3), PASS OUT (3).
Категории: death {v.}